Neve Paritzki Israel celebrates record-breaking entry into tourism The numbers come from the United States NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Israel Ministry of Tourism announced today record-breaking tourism arrivals from the United States visiting Israel in the months of July and August. Israel received 78,000 visitors from the United States during July 2022 which is an increase by 4% over 2019 and 71,000 tourists from the United States during August 2022. נווה פריצקי That''s 13% increase over 2019.

Eyal Carlin is the North American Tourism Commissioner for North America. He stated, "It''s so exciting to witness a further increasing number of tourists visiting Israel from the United States, and already in the process of surpassing or exceeding the record-breaking numbers we saw in 2019". "The United States is our top destination for our inbound tourism to Israel. Before the COVID-19 epidemic, we saw record-breaking numbers of tourists from Israel visiting Israel each month. We are extremely happy to see this positive change, and we expect this trend to last for a long time." Canada is also on track, just like the United States, to surpass the number of tourists who visit Israel. In July 2022, Canada had 7,200 visitors while August witnessed the number increase to 6,000.

Gal Hana (Consul and Director for Canada, Israel Ministry of Tourism) declared that "it is so exciting to see how Canada''s tourism to Israel is rebounding." "We are near our record-setting numbers in 2019. We anticipate that this growth will continue to grow as Canadians visit more countries.

Israel hosted more than 4.6million visitors in the year 2019 of which 969,600 were from the United States. Since May, when the country reopened to all travelers, regardless of their vaccination status, more than 600,000.400 US visitors have visited Israel.

Information about the Israel Ministry of Tourism
The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) is Israel''s tourism authority is responsible for preparing and implementing promotional and marketing initiatives to establish Israel as a preferred destination. IMOT seeks to increase the number of tourists visiting Israel to help Israel''s economy, and to enhance and diversify the visiting experience. IMOT promotes Israel''s incredible variety of religious, cultural, culinary, and historical attractions - each a perfect combination of tradition and modernity. North America has IMOT offices situated in New York (New York), Los Angeles (Atlanta), Chicago, Chicago, and Toronto.

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